It’s Christmas In July In Joburg!

Other than it being the middle of winter, what else does July bring? Perhaps the heading of this article gave it away? Yes, Christmas in July is here, and to get you into the festive spirit, we’ve searched high and low for the best Christmas in July events happening around the city. If we missed one or two, let us know in the comments, and we’ll add them straight away!

Christmas in July

Christmas in July Lunch – DONE!

Date: 01 July 2018

Since it’s Christmas in July, it means that we have an excuse to feast as if it’s the festive season! So, if this is how you want to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year (in July), then make sure you book your spot at the Christmas in July Lunch at Randpark Golf Club. The cost is R220 per person and there will be live entertainment to get the festivities going. For reservations, email or call 011 215 8600.

Weekend Market’s Xmas in July 2018

Date: 07 – 08 July 2018

If you’re looking to get into the festive spirit, make sure you don’t miss out on the family friendly, fun-filled Xmas in July event at the Weekend Market JHB! Here, you can experience everything from snow machines and an early visit from the beloved Santa Claus, to music from amazing local artists, go-karting, carnival rides, good food and much more. This is the perfect day out for the whole family, so get your tickets now! Tickets cost R50 per person at Computicket or R60 per person at the gate.

Christmas Markets

XXXMas Stockings in July

Date: 13 and 14 July 2018

Before we begin… PLEASE NOTE: this show is not suitable for those younger than 18! Now that that’s out of the way, on with the show. Are you feeling a bit cheeky and looking for something a little risqué? Then make sure you book your seat at the hottest show in town this winter – XXXMas Stockings in July! For two nights only, Vintage Cheek Burlesque Revue is back to warm the cockles of your heart and make sure you end up on Santa’s naughty list. Other than the hot entertainment, they’ll also have gluhwein to keep temperatures raised. This is a kitsch Christmas-themed burlesque XXXtravaganza you don’t want to miss. Tickets cost R120 per person at the door or R100 per person online.

Xmas In July VOL 2 at Casalinga

Date: 14 July 2018

Dress up, jingle all the way like Saint Nick and indulge in the Christmas spirit at Xmas in July Vol 2 at Casalinga. Featuring performances from Just Jinjer, Rubber Duc and Majozi, as well as plenty of food stalls and lifestyle vendors, the vibe is going to be as festive as it gets! Keep an eye out on their Facebook page for all the details. General access tickets cost R200 per person or, if you want to go all out, get your hands on a VIP ticket (R500 per person), which includes a special Xmas menu, table and hat. Get your tickets here.

12 Pubs of Christmas in July

Christmas in July Dinner Dance

Date: 21 July 2018

Celebrate the mid-year silly season with good food, great company, a lot of dancing and loads of fun at the Christmas in July Dinner Dance at Glenburn Lodge and Spa. You can take your pick from just enjoying the dinner dance at R325 per person or incorporating a night’s stay at the venue with the dinner dance (only suite sharing rooms left at R2 166 per couple, DBB). If you want the kids to join in on the fun, request children’s rates when you enquire. To find out more or book your spot, email or call 011 668 1600.

The 12 Pubs of Christmas in July

Date: 28 July 2018

For a little bit of beer-infused Christmas in July fun, join the march from Greenside to Parkhurst for the biggest festive pub crawl of them all! Dress up in your most outrageous Christmas outfits and trek your way through 12 different pubs in the area, buying and drinking a beverage in each venue. To make matters ‘worse’ (in other words, more fun), there are strict, complicated and unnecessary rules that you must abide by when in each pub or else penalties will be applied! Sounds like some crazy fun, so don’t miss this one. The ridiculous rules and participating pubs/bars are still to be confirmed, so make sure you keep an eye out on their Facebook page.


2018-07-01 00:00:00 2018-07-28 18:00:00 Africa/Johannesburg It’s Christmas In July In Joburg!

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